Volunteer Lawyers Program

Pro Bono Makes Sense

The Volunteer Lawyers Program provides pro bono opportunities for attorneys who want to donate their time and share their expertise to help those in need in our community.

Volunteer Attorney and Client in Court
We depend on volunteers to donate their time and skills to provide pro bono legal services.

Your Contributions at Work

In 2018, the Volunteer Lawyers Program:

Served over

2,000

clients through pro bono projects and clinics

Donated

3,333

hours by pro bono attorneys

Provided

$833,250

worth of billable hours

Received over

$1,000,000

in additional LSC funding

Meet Our Volunteers

Pro bono work is the right thing to do because we should be helping our fellow man who are in greater need. Mark Wolfson
Mark Wolfson, Pro Bono Attorney

Success Story

Each year, approximately 20,000 youth will age out of the foster care system without a permanent family.

Kevin Johnson holding a sign that says mental freedom

Still have questions?

If you live or have a case in Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas or Sarasota counties, we may be able to help.

How do I apply? Am I eligible?

Call (800) 625-2257

to apply for service.

Or complete our online application

and we will call you back.